home how it works subscription plans browse movies sign me up! log in
Gift


DETAILS

MPAA Rating - n/a

Length:
    78 Minutes

Genre:
    Thriller

Original Release Date:
    Jun 17, 1998

Director
    Robert Day

Cast
    Marshall Thompson, Marla Landi, Bill Edwards, Robert Ayres, Bill Nagy

 
Movie Summary
Filmed not long after the launch of Russias Sputnik satellite, First Man Into Space benefited from a surface realism made possible by enhanced public knowledge of space-travel jargon and paraphernalia. Dashing astronaut Lt. Dan Prescott (Bill Edwards) disappears from view when his experimental spacecraft vanishes in a mysterious cloud. The space capsule returns to earth, covered in a bizarre extraterrestrial coating. Shortly thereafter, a hulking, half-human creature raids a blood bank, killing the nurse on duty and gulping down the supplies. More bizarre, unexplained events occur before Prescotts older brother Cmdr. C.E. Prescott (Marshall Thompson) concludes that the monster is actually his missing brother, transformed by his experiences in space into a mutant, vampiric beast. ~ Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide


USER REVIEWS

No reviews posted


Want to write a review?

Kid Stays in the Picture

Big Nothing

Audrey Hepburn Story

Death Wish 3

Pete's Dragon

Pinocchio